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NICE Conference and Expo

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October 27, November 5, November 9, and November 16, 2020

The NICE Conference is the annual convening of community members and thought leaders from education, government, industry, and non-profits to explore ways of developing a skilled cybersecurity workforce ready to meet the challenges of the future. The event provides an opportunity to signal NICE strategic directions and priorities, and a forum to showcase best practices.

This event is supported by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), a program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the U.S. Department of Commerce, under a Cooperative Agreement (Award# 70NANB18H025). Learn more at

Past Conferences and Workshops

NICE 2019 - Phoenix, Arizona

NICE 2018 - Miami, Florida

NICE 2017 - Dayton, Ohio

NICE 2016 - Kansas City, Missouri

NICE 2015 - San Diego, California

NICE 2014 - Columbia, Maryland

NICE 2013 - Gaithersburg, Maryland

NICE 2012 - Canceled due to Hurricane Sandy

NICE 2011 - Gaithersburg, Maryland

NICE 2010 - Gaithersburg, Maryland



  • NICE Program Office
    (301) 975-5048
    100 Bureau Dr.
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899
Created January 9, 2017, Updated September 15, 2020